Caundle Marsh

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Caundle Marsh
Tut Hill Farmhouse - geograph.org.uk - 420867.jpg
Tut Hill Farm, Caundle Marsh
Caundle Marsh is located in Dorset
Caundle Marsh
Caundle Marsh
Caundle Marsh shown within Dorset
Population 70 [1]
OS grid reference ST678133
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Dorset
Fire Dorset and Wiltshire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Dorset
50°55′08″N 2°27′40″W / 50.919°N 2.461°W / 50.919; -2.461Coordinates: 50°55′08″N 2°27′40″W / 50.919°N 2.461°W / 50.919; -2.461

Caundle Marsh is a hamlet and civil parish in northwest Dorset, England, situated in the Blackmore Vale, 4 miles (6.4 km) southeast of Sherborne. Dorset County Council estimate that in 2013 the population of the parish was 70.[1]

History[edit]

The parish was within the hundred of Sherborne until the disuse of the hundred in stages in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the parish church of Saints Peter and Paul was completed in 1857.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parish Population Data". Dorset County Council. 20 January 2015. Retrieved 27 February 2015. 
  2. ^ The Buildings of England: Dorset, by John Newman and Nikolaus Pevsner, Yale University Press, 1972. 554 pages.

External links[edit]

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